cryptocurrency

Dec
13

Stablecoins could lead cryptocurrency growth in 2019

With Bitcoin making a shaky climb closer to $4000, the entire industry of cryptocurrency is still reeling from hitting a relative low on the year last week. Since the start of the year, the number one cryptocurrency by market capitalization is down nearly 80 percent since peaking close to $20,000 in December 2017. For some, […]

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Dec
12

American Express praises Ripple for cross-border payments, calls blockchain technology ‘very promising’

American Express (Amex), the multinational financial services corporation known amongst the crypto community for their increasing interest in blockchain technology, is at it again with positive comments on blockchain technology and praising Ripple. During the Wings of Change Europe conference, Carlos Carriedo, the American Express’s general manager of corporate payments indicated Ripple has the potential […]

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Dec
10

Yet another end of Cryptocurrency? What influences the market now

Most cryptocurrencies have seen their growth slow down in recent months. The prices of Bitcoin and major altcoins have leveled out at a point well below their peak prices. While some investors take this as a sign that the market is starting to mature, others see this trend as disconcerting. The situation surrounding cryptocurrency is […]

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Dec
10

Start-up heads up a crypto currency new wave of business

Among the best and brightest have showcased in Noosa the future of block chain technologies that make crypto currency trading possible and the potential impacts of the technologies over the upcoming decade. The inaugural Crypto Coast Convention #CCCnoosa saw more than 100 delegates brainstorm the Peregian Beach Digital Hub, Peppers Noosa Resort and the Innovation […]

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Dec
06

Unlocking cryptocurrency, Australian first launches into market

Helio Lending today boldly launched into the Australian cryptocurrency market. Helio Lending is the first independent crypto lending company to actively lend within Australia under an Australian Credit Licence (ACL#391330). Founder and Managing Director, John O’Shea said he was excited to bring this product to his clients in such an untapped area that has so […]

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Dec
05

US crypto exchange wants a piece of the Aussie market

U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange, CoinZoom, has announced it will enter Australia after its wholly owned subsidiary, CoinZoom Australia, gained approval from financial regulator AUSTRAC. CoinZoom anticipates its Australian platform will go live in the first quarter of 2019. The fiat to crypto exchange will support major cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold, Litecoin, Ripple, in […]

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Dec
05

Startup sanctuary: WA first blockchain centre opens in West Perth

Perth’s who’s who of blockchain were at the opening of the world’s ninth Blockchain centre in West Perth on Monday night. The centre is a WA-first and will allow startups with products that revolve around blockchain technology to share resources and ideas with like-minded entrepreneurs. Blockchain is the underlying technology behind cryptocurrency like Bitcoin. It […]

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Dec
04

Stablecoins: Money of the Future

Stablecoins are currently the fastest growing sector of the cryptocurrency market, worth $186 billion; these constitute cryptocurrencies whose values are pegged to real life commodities like gold or the US dollar. This is opposed to traditional cryptocurrencies—such as Bitcoin or Ethereum—whose markets are very volatile and can fluctuate by 10-20 percent in the space of […]

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